The Starkville Board of Aldermen got the five votes needed Tuesday night to override Mayor Parker Wiseman’s veto of a pay increase for himself and the board.
A decision will be made tonight at the Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting concerning the re-opening of an emergency access entrance into Green Oaks subdivision from Stark Road.
City Attorney Chris Latimer was called on Tuesday night at the Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting to explain why, in the case of a veto, abstentions count toward an override.
It wasn’t the budget agenda item that packed the room during Tuesday’s Starkville Board of Aldermen’s meeting. Although the city held a public hearing on the Fiscal Year 2013 budget, most of the citizen comments were focused on another topic.
The West Point Board of Selectmen held fast to its votes Tuesday in a second attempt to fire the city administrator and electric superintendent.